Andrej Kiska inaugurated as Slovakia`s president

Political newcomer Andrej Kiska was inaugurated as Slovakia`s new president, vowing continued cooperation with the European Union and NATO amid concerns about security in neighbouring Ukraine.

Philanthropist elected first Slovak president with no communist past

Political newcomer and millionaire Andrej Kiska emerged out of nowhere to win a landslide in Saturday`s presidential run-off, preventing veteran leftist Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico from tightening his grip on power.

Radioactive leaks top priority at Fukushima: nuclear watchdog

Contaminated water remains the greatest challenge at Japan`s Fukushima nuclear plant after the 2011 meltdown, the worst atomic disaster in a generation, the UN`s nuclear watchdog said on Tuesday.

Gunman kills 6 in Slovak capital: Report

The district of Bratislava where the shooting took place was sealed off.